Manny Pacquiao

Jimmy Skaaland, Staff Writer

November 29, 2010

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Manny Pacquiao is quite possibly the most versatile, inspirational, and controversial professional athlete alive today.  He is best known for brutally punishing every opponent who steps into ring with him.  He is known as the...

ELHS 2010 cheerleading season coming to a close

Lauren West, Ads Manager

November 19, 2010

Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The 2010 JV and Varsity football cheerleading season is coming to an end. For some, it is the last they will ever pick up a pair of pompoms, wear an ELHS cheer uniform, or chant “Eagle Power” ever again. The Varsity squad...

Softball Signings

Taylor Rowland, Staff Writer

November 19, 2010

Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Last Wednesday, November 10, 2010, six of our own East Lake High School seniors signed to attend and play ball at different schools. This is a high honor and East Lake is very proud of its players. All four years of playing...

UCF Football’s National Ranking Goes down the Drain

November 19, 2010

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On Saturday, UCF took the field for the first time in 31 years with a national ranking, facing Southern Miss. “I’ve thought about it a little bit to see how far to see how far we’d go if we finished the season with wins,”...

Early Super Bowl Picks

Peter Drulias, Staff Writer

November 12, 2010

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The 2009 NFL football season was almost boring to watch last year. Each week, every game was extremely predictable and was really no competition between the teams. Through week eight last year, there were about four undefeated...

Powderpuff: the hit of homecoming

Lauren West, Ads Manager

November 10, 2010

Filed under Sports, Student Life

         The night of Powder Puff consists of many fun games and the competition sometimes gets heated. There’s a total of four flag football games played between the grades; freshmen and the juniors play first and t...

In State ACC Championship matchup: will it ever come?

Parker Fox, Staff Writer

November 10, 2010

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           Since Miami joined the ACC in 2004, it was assumed that they would face off every December with fellow perennial powerhouse Florida State.  The conference put the two teams in different divisions.  Both...

Florida’s New System for Winning

Lindsey Yearwood, Staff Writer

November 9, 2010

Filed under Sports, Top Stories

On Saturday, October 30, Florida Gators took on the Georgia Bulldogs in Jacksonville with more success than they hoped for. When head coach Urban Meyer said they would be “tweaking” the offense, he wasn’t kidding. The Gators...

Iverson to Europe

Mike Kelly, Editor-in-Chief

October 29, 2010

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Allen Iverson has agreed to a two year, 4 million dollar deal with the Turkish Besiktas basketball team. Iverson, who is 35, has played 14 seasons in the NBA and was selected to 11 All Star games. He is also ranked 17th on the all...

2010 World Series

Peter Drulias, Staff Writer

October 29, 2010

Filed under Sports

This year has maybe the two biggest underdogs in the whole playoff pool advancing to the World Series in the 2010 series. Neither San Francisco OR Texas were favored to win their leagues against defending champs the Yankees and...

College Football: Where Florida’s Top Three Stand

Parker Fox, Staff Writer

October 29, 2010

Filed under Sports

With the first eight weeks of the always-too-short college football season in the books, Florida’s top three have seen the best and worst of times.  Miami had a heartbreaking loss in week 2 versus Ohio State and a disappointing...

Controversial ending in Miami

Tyler Higbee, Staff Writer

October 29, 2010

Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

           This past Sunday the Miami Dolphins hosted the Pittsburgh Steelers in a tough AFC match. Pittsburgh, holding a record of 4-1, was ready to get their fifth win and stay atop the AFC, while Miami at 3-2 did...

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